winter's beard . . .

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 4 March 2011 in Abstract & Conceptual and Portfolio.

Las Trampas Regional Wilderness ~ Lichen growing on winter's barren branches.

NIKON D90 1/50 second F/4.5 ISO 500 105 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Chris Pereira from San Jose, CA, United States

this place looks beautiful

4 Mar 2011 5:21am

Céline from New York City, United States

Nice textures !

4 Mar 2011 6:45am

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

I love lichen! Lovely colours and it looks like a painting.

4 Mar 2011 6:48am

karla from Omaha, United States

Beautiful textures and colors! There is good variety of lichen growing there, and all nicely arranged in the frame.

4 Mar 2011 6:59am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Nice shot with a good work on the background , Phil

4 Mar 2011 6:59am

k@ from Paris, France

Lichen always moves me, reminds me of childhood, garden of my grandma, woods by my house, i love that - beautifully simplie & true in its details and colors, Dulcie.

4 Mar 2011 7:17am

Christine from Duns, United Kingdom

I almost echoed Richard, I love lichen too such fantastic colour and texture

4 Mar 2011 7:33am

@Christine: Hmmmmm, I wonder why you two often think alike ?! ;-)

Monterey John from Hollister, CA, United States

Nice, really, really nice.

4 Mar 2011 7:43am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Le lichen est le vêtement de l'arbre ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée


4 Mar 2011 8:14am

larans from Lund, Sweden

I didn´t knew that we must have been at the same place! I didn´t see you there. :-)
Great capture!

4 Mar 2011 8:18am

Marleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

These lichen are so different than those I see in our front yard;-)
Beautiful processing Dulcie!

4 Mar 2011 9:54am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a lovely way of putting it ! I've been busy photographing the lichens myself earlier this year and, as you show so sweetly here, they are more interesting than we think !

4 Mar 2011 10:00am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

The cold oozes out of the photo! lovely shot of the only colour in the middle of winter

4 Mar 2011 10:25am

marci from in, Morocco

there's always something fantasy-like about lichen. this shot portrays that well

4 Mar 2011 10:39am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Very nice textures and colors

4 Mar 2011 10:42am

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

wonderful texture and color !!dulcie !
kiss !

4 Mar 2011 11:51am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(old West Wales boy), Germany

A lovely sharp shot,nicely spotted !!

4 Mar 2011 12:41pm

Anita from West Nottingham, United States

Beautiful colors.

4 Mar 2011 12:51pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

beautiful tones ;)

4 Mar 2011 1:12pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Excellent DOF control Dulcie! The white frame really draws the eye into the photo! Well done! ;-)

4 Mar 2011 3:32pm

BBM from Sussex, United Kingdom

Great image !Beautiful colors :)

4 Mar 2011 5:49pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom


4 Mar 2011 9:37pm

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

Nice textures, beautiful tones!

5 Mar 2011 12:32am

Becky from los angeles, United States

I love your title and the image. : )!

5 Mar 2011 3:59am

Hilde Morin from Portland, Oregon, United States

Beautiful composition! Love those greens.

5 Mar 2011 6:49am

Wendy at the shore, USA from United States

Love the greens of the mosses and intricate design...would that I might have been there.

8 Apr 2011 10:49am

1/50 second
ISO 500
105 mm (35mm equiv.)